Senior Engineer - Weights

Edison Technical Recruitment Limited
£34k - £38k pa + negotiable
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Weights

Job Location: Warwick, West Midlands, UK

Job Salary: £34k-£38k per annum (dependent upon experience)

Job purpose as the Senior Engineer - Weights

The purpose of this role is to support the delivery of the Weight, Centre of Gravity and Inertial properties for current and future programs.

Key responsibilities & tasks

  • Use benchmark data to develop targets for Weight, Centre of Gravity and Inertial properties to support attribute teams.
  • Review vehicle & systems with program application engineers to highlight sensitivity of weight status and distribution on vehicle attributes.
  • Develop, document and report status against targets, highlighting consequences of package options, across vehicle attribute group.
  • Plan activities within the boundaries set by MISSION, to demonstrate target achievement by the program gateways.
  • Work closely with the vehicle attribute and application engineers to ensure vehicle meets weight targets.
  • Write Engineering Reports to support the above.
  • Write local Processes/Procedures as required.
  • Support relevant PMT/PAT meetings as required.
  • Follow our client's MISSION product creation process and ensure all required information and actions are completed according to agreed programme cost, time and quality contract.

Qualifications & experience

  • Engineering Degree essential, with a materials or vehicle attribute bias desirable.
  • Extensive experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier group.
  • Experience of vehicle package / concept would be desirable, as would be working in a Vehicle Attribute department.
  • Experience in materials development / materials selection would be an advantage.
  • MISSION knowledge or equivalent process knowledge (AMPCS, GPDS, FPDS).
  • Must be able to negotiate and arbitrate between PMT's and PAT's to achieve the best solutions for the product.
  • Strong time management, accuracy, diligence, ability to balance and prioritise multiple tasks to meet customer needs.
  • A clear communicator, with good organisation skills and also excellent analytical skills.
  • Team player and competent in all MS Tools: Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • A working knowledge of Teamcentre and NX would be desirable.
  • Driving Licence - may be required to support benchmarking activities.

How to Apply

If you are interested in progressing your career as the Senior Engineer - Weights, apply now for immediate consideration.

PLEASE NOTE: If you require visa sponsorship to work in the UK you CANNOT be considered for this role.

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